New Delhi: ‘Just wait, soon people of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) will demand that they want to be with India’, said Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. Furthermore, he stated that under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership Jammu and Kashmir will touch great heights. Also Read - Disengagement Begins in Galwan: China Withdraws Troops by At Least 1-2 KM, Heavy Armoured Vehicles Still Present, Say Sources
He made the statement while addressing ‘Jammu and Kashmir Jan Samvad rally’ via video conferencing. Also Read - India 'Very Responsible' Player in Global Fora, Can Galvanise Action as UNSC Member: UN Official
“Just wait, soon people of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) will demand that they want to be with India & not under the rule of Pakistan, and the day this happens, a goal of our Parliament will also be accomplished”, he said. Also Read - What is Bubonic Plague or Black Death, How Fatal is it?
“Earlier in Kashmir, protests demanding ‘Kashmir azaadi’ were held and flags of Pakistan & ISIS were seen, but now only Indian flag is seen there”, the Defence Minister added.
Besides, he also commented on the ongoing India-China border. “India’s “national pride” will not be compromised as far as border tension with China is concerned”, said Rajnath.
The Defence Minister also spoke on abrogation of Article 370 and 35A, making a strong pitch for nationalism.
“Both India and China are keen that the issues are sorted through talks at military and diplomatic levels. I want to assure you that India’s national pride won’t be compromised. I want to assure our opposition parties that they won’t be kept in the dark and will be briefed when the time comes,” said Singh.